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"The President's Own" United States Marine Band

This 42-piece ensemble is America’s oldest continuously active professional musical organization. “The President’s Own” is celebrated today for its role at...

60th Anniversary Hillman Opera Celebration Concert

Guest alumni operatic artists who have graced the stages of the Metropolitan Opera, Vienna State Opera, New York City Opera, Minnesota Opera and boast...

Peter and the Starcatcher

Learn how a lonely orphan became Peter Pan, the iconic Lost Boy that millions know and love. A winner of five 2016 Tony awards including Best Featured Actor,...

The Second City's Cure for the Common Comedy

With an alumni roster boasting names like John Belushi, Tina Fey, Gilda Radner and Bill Murray, Second City is second to none in the world of improv. The...

Much Ado About Nothing

Written during the middle (and height) of Shakespeare’s career, Much Ado About Nothing is comically just that: a large commotion over a simple misconception....

Kaleidoscope Series: DufflleBag Theatre – ’Twas The Night Before Christmas

Merry Christmas to all – and to all a hilarious night! The “Nearly World Famous” DuffleBag Theatre returns with its unique take on a holiday classic. This...

POPS: A Rockapella Christmas

Rockapella burst onto the scene in the early ’90s and has provided a funky powerful soundtrack to several generations of vocal music fans. This all-male...

Kaleidoscope Series: Smirk: Jesters of Juggling and Kings of Chaos

Comedian Reid Belstock and innovative juggling ace Warren Hammond have teamed up to create the a hilarious combination of juggling feats and slapstick...

Daisy Pulls It Off

Originally staged in 1983, this play takes the “English schoolgirl story” concept popular in the first half of the 20th century and turns it on its head....

8th Annual Intercollegiate Choral Festival

Dr. Timothy Stalter, Director of Choral Activities at the University of Iowa, will serve as festival clinician and conductor. The festival features the...

Fredonia College Symphony with Zuill Bailey, Cello

Grammy Award-winning cellist Zuill Bailey will join the Fredonia College Symphony, conducted by Dr. David Rudge, for the Schumann Cello Concerto. Widely...

Spring Awakening

The winner of eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical, Spring Awakening explores the journey from adolescence to adulthood in a way that is illuminating...

Western New York Chamber Orchestra with Masterworks Choir: The Musical World of Haydn

The School of Music Masterworks Chorus is featured in Haydn’s Mass in B flat (Theresienmesse). Also on the program is Haydn’s symphony No. 44 in F# minor,...

Fredonia Dance Ensemble 2018

Returning for its 12th year, the Fredonia Dance Ensemble showcases the world of dance and the talent of Fredonia’s students. With pieces choreographed by...

Commencement Eve  on Broadway: Music from Phantom, Les Misérables and More

Join the Western New York Chamber Orchestra, along with student soloists and chorus for an unforgettable evening of music from Broadway blockbusters. The...